The young man is so attentive that his young partner blushes, equal parts embarrassed and pleased that he wants her to himself. "He's jealous," she giggles to a friend as they watch him glower at the boy she's been teamed with in 10th-grade science class.
July 23, 2014 | Lois M. Collins Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Editor's note: For fans of the British period drama "Downton Abbey," the fifth season can't come too soon. In the meantime, this is one of a half a dozen books - both novels and nonfiction - that have crossed our desks that have an upstairs/downstairs drama, are set in a similar era or may be of interest to fans of the historical series.
July 23, 2014 | Elizabeth Reid Deseret News National | Hot Topics
: Your busy schedule may rule out doing much outdoors. You're constantly on the go. You do want to spend more time doing outdoor activities, but you feel it's impossible. Well, you have the inner power to make the impossible possible. The same way you dedicate time to other important things in your life, you should devote time solely to the outdoors. Choose the best time in your day to enjoy some relaxing fun outside. And if you don't want to spend the time by yourself, bring the family along.
July 23, 2014 | Mayra Bitsko Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Movies are affecting people - from old to young - in a number of different ways.
July 23, 2014 | Herb Scribner Deseret News National | Hot Topics
As a marriage counselor, I see all sorts of couples in my office. They come to me with problems ranging from infidelity to not putting the cap back on the toothpaste. When they decide to go to marriage counseling, most couples have decided that their problems are so big that they need to get it sorted out - or else. However, there are a lot of problems couples have that aren't really problems at all. They're small enough that it's not really worth the argument.
July 23, 2014 | Aaron Anderson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
The second season of the critical/fan-favorite sci-fi series "Orphan Black" has been released on Blu-ray and DVD, and Andie MacDowell's "Cedar Cove" is also out this week.
July 23, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics
July 23, 2014 | Marilou Sorensen Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Editor's note: For fans of the British period drama "Downton Abbey," the fifth season can't come too soon. In the meantime, this is one of half a dozen books - both novels and nonfiction - that have crossed our desks that have an upstairs/downstairs drama, are set in a similar era or may be of interest to fans of the historical series.
July 23, 2014 | Alexis Jones Deseret News National | Hot Topics
July 23, 2014 | Kim Giles Deseret News National | Hot Topics
July 22, 2014 | Staff report | Georgia's elected
When we hear the term "a strong marriage" we associate it to a perfect marriage. Just like anything else in life, nothing is perfect. We are not perfect. We have flaws. Moreover, the key to a strong marriage is to love each other through the happy and sad times and to work in unison even when you do not always agree.
July 22, 2014 | Mayra Bitsko Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Have you noticed that Western Civilization is rapidly running out of steam? I can tell you why in just two words:
July 22, 2014 | Tim Torkildson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
JAPAN - Now is your chance to own a pair of "the only jeans on earth designed by dangerous animals."
July 22, 2014 | Natalie Crofts Deseret News National | Hot Topics
OK, hold your breath and try to take in all the AARP action stars of "The Expendables 3," which opens on Aug. 15. They are, in descending order of age: Harrison Ford (72), Sylvester Stallone (68), Arnold Schwarzenegger (66), Mel Gibson (58), Dolph Lundgren (56), Antonio Banderas (53), Wesley Snipes (51) and Jet Li (51), along with Jason Statham and Terry Crews, a pair of young pups still in their 40s.
July 22, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics
It's no secret that Nintendo's Wii U console has struggled to find its footing, particularly in an industry crowded with more high-tech next-gen gadgets from companies like Microsoft and Sony.
July 22, 2014 | Jeff Peterson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
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You're familiar with the major studios: Paramount Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox, Universal Pictures, Warner Bros., Walt Disney Pictures (which includes in-house labels Marvel, Pixar, Touchstone, Hollywood and Disneynature) and Sony (whose main in-house labels are Columbia and TriStar).
May 16, 2014 | Chris Hicks Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Until a few years ago, there were only two major television seasons: the fall season, when all the major shows appeared, and the midseason, where networks replaced their failing shows with the backup series they ordered but held on to in case of an emergency.
May 16, 2014 | Chris Vander Kaay Deseret News National | Hot Topics
While NBC's live production of "The Sound of Music" had its fair share of critics last December, the number of viewers is what NBC entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt was tracking.
May 16, 2014 | Sarah Sanders Petersen Deseret News National | Hot Topics
The recently announced sale of its parent company will not affect a Screven County textile company's compliance with permit and testing mandates.
May 15, 2014 | By Holli Deal Bragg | Business
The driver of a car hit by a log truck Monday afternoon was found to be at fault in the crash.
May 15, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Local
Teenage years are awkward enough, and Brandie Butler's were further complicated by emotional and behavioral challenges.
May 15, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Education
An Effingham County man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery at a Springfield home last month.
May 15, 2014 | By Paul Floeckher | Crime Reports
The opening weeks of the Mars Theatre have been a success, Springfield city staff told city council members Tuesday night.
May 15, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Around Town
The election of a county commissioner may rest on the desk of an Effingham County Superior Court judge.
May 15, 2014 | By Patrick Donahue | Local
Girl Scouts from Troop 30387 recently entertained residents of the Effingham County Extended Care facility.
May 15, 2014 | Staff report | Around Town
Just over a decade ago, improving teacher quality meant stacking up paper credentials. President George W. Bush's signature No Child Left Behind program, for example, created incentives for schools to hire more teachers with post-secondary education or certification in subject areas.
May 15, 2014 | Eric Schulzke Deseret News National | Hot Topics
As a Marriage and Family Therapist I have a number of clients come to me who are in the middle of a divorce. But when they come into my office, they don't want to talk about them, they want to talk about their kids. They want to know what they can do help their children through the divorce.
May 15, 2014 | Aaron Anderson Deseret News National | Hot Topics
Effingham County High School students Casie Wilson and Harrison Cowart have been selected as Georgia Scholars for 2014.
May 15, 2014 | Staff report | Education
A recent trip to a pottery studio gave Effingham 4-H'ers a chance to discover their hidden talents.
May 15, 2014 | Staff report | Education
The 30th Military Police Company was mobilized for active duty Sept. 16, 1940. This was the National Guard unit at Springfield.
May 15, 2014 | By Susan Exley | Echoes of Effingham